Theatre Information

City Center (New York, NY)
131 W. 55th St.

Get Show News + Discounts



First Lady - 1952 Broadway Page 4


9 CIRCLES Premiere, John Lithgow, John Patrick Shanley and More Slated for Sheen Center in 2017
by BWW News Desk - Jan 9, 2017

The Sheen Center for Thought & Culture (18 Bleecker Street) has announced the Spring programming of the 2016-2017 season. Featuring a varied array of thought-provoking theater, film, music, art, and discourse, The Sheen Center delves deeper into its many signature series, and for the first time will produce a mainstage theatrical production: The New York premiere of Bill Cain's acclaimed play, 9 Circles.  (more...)

Scoop: SCANDAL on ABC - Thursday, January 26, 2017
by - Jan 9, 2017

Get all the scoop on SCANDAL, airing on ABC on Thursday, January 26, 2017! (more...)

Works & Process to Offer a Behind-the-Scenes Look at WAR PAINT
by BWW News Desk - Jan 6, 2017

On Sunday, January 22, 2017 at 7:30pm, Works & Process at the Guggenheim offers a behind-the-scenes look at WAR PAINT, the new musical by librettist Doug Wright, composer Scott Frankel, lyricist Michael Korie, and director Michael Greif in advance of the Broadway opening on April 6, 2017. (more...)

Scoop: TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON 1/6 - 1/13
by TV Scoop - Jan 6, 2017

Get all the scoop on TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON 1/6 - 1/13, airing on NBC (more...)

John Cariani, Hannah Elless, Emily Skinner and More Tapped for Transport Group's William Inge Rep; Cast Set!
by BWW News Desk - Jan 5, 2017

Transport Group has announced the cast of Picnic and Come Back, Little Sheba: William Inge in Repertory, directed by Artistic Director Jack Cummings III. (more...)

Jacob Langfelder Presents John Arthur Greene in FREEDOM A Concert Experience Celebrating Music of George Michael
by BWW News Desk - Jan 4, 2017

Nearly two years since its original inception, Jacob Langfelder and Broadway The Hardway will present an encore performance of I WANT YOUR WHAM! - FREEDOM, a Concert Celebrating the Music of George Michael and WHAM! on Wednesday, January 18th at 9:30pm at The Cutting Room (44 East 32nd Street). (more...)

Michelle Obama to Make Final Talk Show Appearance as First Lady on NBC's TONIGHT SHOW, 1/11
by TV News Desk - Jan 4, 2017

THE TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON welcomes back Michelle Obama on Wednesday, Jan. 11 for her final talk show appearance as sitting First Lady of the United States. The visit will mark her third appearance as a guest. (more...)

Girl Scouts of the USA Celebrates 100 Years of Girl Scouts Selling Cookies
by BWW News Desk - Jan 3, 2017

Girl Scouts of the USA (GSUSA) announced today the start of the 2017 cookie season, which marks the 100th year of the first known sale of cookies by Girl Scouts. A century ago, girls started participating in what would evolve into the largest entrepreneurial training program for girls in the world: the Girl Scout Cookie Program. Through the program, girls learn the essential skills they need to become effective leaders, manage finances, gain self-sufficiency, and develop confidence in handling money. To commemorate this banner year for the organization and celebrate how the cookie program powers amazing experiences for Girl Scouts year-round, the highly anticipated Girl Scout S'mores cookies are now available, joining classics like Thin Mints and Trefoils/Shortbread. (more...)

ABC News Announces Coverage of Donald Trump Inauguration Beginning Today
by TV News Desk - Jan 18, 2017

ABC News announced today special coverage of the 2017 Inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump, beginning today, January 19, on ABC. (more...)

Check Out Monologue Highlights from LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS, 1/17
by TV News Desk - Jan 18, 2017

Below, check out monologue highlights from last night's LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS on NBC. (more...)

Luke Frazier and The American Pops Return with THIRD THURSDAYS Tomorrow
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2017

Maestro LUKE FRAZIER and THE AMERICAN POPS ORCHESTRA - Washington, DC's innovative hometown orchestra - will continue their lunchtime concert series "THIRD THURSDAYS" to highlight the unique musical personalities and special talents of the members of their acclaimed ensemble at Live! at 10th and G (First Congregational, UCC Washington - 945 G Street NW, Washington, DC 20001) - this Thursday, January 19 at 12:15 PM. (more...)

Check Out Quotables from TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON 1/10 - 1/13
by TV News Desk - Jan 17, 2017

Below, check out quotables from 'THE TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON from January 10 - January 13. (more...)

Aimee Mann to Celebrate New Album MENTAL ILLNESS at Boulder Theater
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2017

Aimee Mann and Jonathan Coulton will play the Boulder Theater on Friday, May 5, 2017. Doors:  7:00 pm | Show:  8:00 pm. Aimee Mann's Mental Illness, her first album in five years, will be released on March 31 via her own SuperEgo Records. (more...)

New Exhibit Marks Ella Fitzgerald Centennial
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2017

The rich musical legacy of vocalist Ella Fitzgerald is the focus of a new installation in the Great American Songbook Foundation's Exhibit Gallery at the Palladium. (more...)

BWW Review: The Coup Stumbles at WNO's THE DICTATOR'S WIFE
by Benjamin Tomchik - Jan 16, 2017

The Dictator's Wife stumbles like a badly engineered coup with the fault lying solely with the opera's librettist Mohammed Hanif. (more...)

Musical Theatre West Presents Valerie Perri in Concert
by BWW News Desk - Jan 13, 2017

Star of stage, screen, and television, Valerie Perri continues to dazzle audiences with starring turns in Los Angeles' first run of Evita, Musical Theatre West's Sunset Blvd., and most recently, 3D Theatricals Hello, Dolly!  (more...)

BET Networks Bids Farewell to Obamas with Special Tributes Throughout the Month
by TV News Desk - Jan 13, 2017

On November 4, 2008, the nation elected its first African-American president; an historic first celebrated around the world. During his two terms in office, on the world stage, Barack Obama worked to fulfill the promise so many of his supporters saw in him. (more...)

Scoop: SCANDAL on ABC - Thursday, February 2, 2017
by - Jan 13, 2017

Get all the scoop on SCANDAL, airing on ABC on Thursday, February 2, 2017! (more...)

TONIGHT SHOW Featuring Michelle Obama Delivers 4 Million Viewers
by TV News Desk - Jan 13, 2017

Wednesday's TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON with guest First Lady Michelle Obama and musical guest Stevie Wonder, has generated “Tonight's” most-watched Wednesday telecast in 14 months (more...)

Paul Anka to Sing Customized Version of 'My Way' at Trump Inauguration
by Caryn Robbins - Jan 12, 2017

Paul Anka will sing a special version of his iconic song 'My Way' at the Presidential Inauguration of Donald Trump on January 20th. (more...)

VIDEO: Michelle Obama Makes Final Late Night Appearance - Watch All the Clips!
by TV News Desk - Jan 12, 2017

On last  night's TONIGHT SHOW, Jimmy teamed up with First Lady Michelle Obama against Dave Chappelle and Jerry Seinfeld for a game of Catchphrase. Watch all the clips from Michelle Obama's appearance below! (more...)

VIDEO: Stevie Wonder Performs Medley of Classics for First Lady Michelle Obama on TONIGHT
by BWW News Desk - Jan 12, 2017

On last night's TONIGHT SHOW, music guest Stevie Wonder performed a special medley of 'Isn't She Lovely' and 'My Cherie Amour' for First Lady Michelle Obama. (more...)

NBC's TONIGHT SHOW, with Guest Michelle Obama, Scores 10-Month High
by TV News Desk - Jan 12, 2017

NBC's TONIGHT SHOW, with guest First Lady Michelle Obama, scored a 10-month high for a Wednesday telecast in metered-market households. (more...)

Emmy Winner Travis Wall Brings New Show to Bay Area 3/22
by BWW News Desk - Jan 12, 2017

TRAVIS WALL. the Emmy Award winning choreographer ('So You Think You Can Dance') and BREAK THE FLOOR PRODUCTIONS have announced national tour dates for the second show by America's hottest dance company, Travis Wall's SHAPING SOUND After The Curtain.  This groundbreaking live performance will come to the Bay Area for one appearance only: 7:30pm,March 22, at the San Jose Center for the Performing Arts, 255 S. Almaden Blvd. Tickets ($39 - $79) are available at www.SanJoseTheaters.orgor (408) 792-4111. Additional information on the show can be found at www.ShapingSoundCo.com. (more...)

Tickets on Sale for Transport Group's Starry 'EVENING WITH MARY-MITCHELL CAMPBELL' Gala
by BWW News Desk - Jan 12, 2017

Single performance-only tickets are now on sale for Transport Group's benefit, featuring performances from multiple-time Tony, Emmy, and Drama Desk Award nominees Kristin Chenoweth, Jonathan Groff, Titus Burgess, Debra Monk, Sierra Boggess and her sister, Summer Boggess, and Raul Esparza. (more...)

NBC's CHICAGO P.D. & SVU Lock Up Their Top Wednesday Audiences Since Premiere Week
by TV News Desk - Jan 12, 2017

“Chicago P.D.” (1.5/5 in 18-49, 6.6 million viewers overall from 10-11 p.m. ET): Equals its best Wednesday 18-49 rating since the show's Sept. 21 season premiere (1.6) and locks up its most-watched Wednesday episode since that same Sept. 21 season debut (6.9 million). (more...)

VIDEO: Watch All-New Sneak Peek at New FOX Series 24: LEGACY
by TV News Desk - Jan 11, 2017

After the Super Bowl, the clock resets. Rebecca intends to mobilize special agent, Tony Almeida in the all-new FOX series, 24: LEGACY.  Watch an all-new sneak peek that just debuted at TCA. (more...)

Scoop: TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON 1/11 - 1/17 on NBC
by TV Scoop - Jan 11, 2017

Get all the scoop on TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON 1/11 - 1/17, airing on NBC (more...)

Social: The Broadway Community Bids Farewell to President Barack Obama
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jan 11, 2017

Tonight. the nation took the first in a series of long and sad steps in acknowledging the forthcoming departure of President Barack Obama. As the current Commander in Chief took to the stage to deliver his farewell address, Twitter exploded with messages of admiration, sorrow, and solidarity for the man and his administration. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: HAMILTON Says Goodbye to Obama with 'One Last Time' White House Performance
by Stage Tube - Jan 11, 2017

Last night, the nation took the first steps in acknowledging the departure of President Barack Obama. As the current Commander in Chief took to the stage to deliver his farewell address, Twitter exploded with messages of admiration, sorrow, and solidarity for the man and his administration. BroadwayWorld collected the Broadway community's response HERE, and today Hamilton posted throwback footage of their 'One Last Time' performance at the White House as their own farewell. (more...)

Time Travel Adventure THE HISTORY MYSTERY to Play TADA! This Winter
by BroadwayWorld JR - Jan 11, 2017

Opening on Inauguration Day and closing on President's Day, TADA!'s winter original musical is starting a very important conversation with family audiences. Originally written in 1995, The History Mystery book was rewritten after the 2016 election. The History Mystery touches on women's rights, civil rights, and freedoms this country was founded on. (more...)

Brooklyn Center to Welcome Haitian Singer-Songwriter Emeline Michel This Spring
by BWW News Desk - Jan 10, 2017

Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts at Brooklyn College continues its 2016-17 season on Saturday, March 4, 2017 at 8pm with Haitian singer-songwriter and Red Cross Ambassador Emeline Michel. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Amy Jordan to Perform for First Time Since Life-Threatening Accident
by Stage Tube - Jan 10, 2017

Amy Jordan's training and career spans three decades of study and performances in New York, Los Angeles and Miami. She has studied classical ballet, jazz, modern dance and hip-hop with acclaimed choreographers Michael Peters, Michael Rooney, Joe Lanteri and many others. (more...)

Hawai'i Orchestra Presents Brahms Double Concerto, 2/5
by BWW News Desk - Jan 10, 2017

Indulge in the beautiful music of Brahms as the Hawai'i Symphony Orchestra (HSO) proudly features two of its own musicians - Concertmaster Ignace (Iggy) Jang and Principal Cellist Mark Votapek - in the Brahms Violin and Cello Concerto in A minor (also known as the Brahms Double Concerto) under the baton of Maestra Xian Zhang at 7:30 pm on Saturday, February 4 and at 4 pm on Sunday, February 5.  (more...)

ABC Announces May Premiere Date for DIRTY DANCING Event Movie
by TV News Desk - Jan 10, 2017

The ABC Television Network has announced midseason premiere dates for the mini-series 'When We Rise' and series premiere dates for the one-hour drama 'Time After Time,' half-hour comedy 'Imaginary Mary' and the event movie 'Dirty Dancing,' (more...)

Scoop: SCANDAL on ABC - Thursday, January 19, 2017
by - Jan 10, 2017

Get all the scoop on SCANDAL, airing on ABC on Thursday, January 19, 2017! (more...)

Wanda Jackson, Jim Messina, Colin Hay Doc and More Coming Up at City Winery Chicago
by BWW News Desk - Jan 10, 2017

City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph Street, announces the return of "Queen of Rock" Wanda Jackson, Jim Peterik with The Ides of March, a screening of the first-ever feature-length documentary film about Colin Hay, solo artist and former lead singer of Men At Work, and more. (more...)

Check Out Monologue Highlights from LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS, 1/9
by TV News Desk - Jan 10, 2017

Below, check out monologue highlights from last night's LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS on NBC (more...)

Scoop: SCANDAL on ABC - Thursday, January 19, 2017
by - Dec 30, 2016

Get all the scoop on SCANDAL, airing on ABC on Thursday, January 19, 2017! (more...)

VIDEO: Cynthia Erivo Performs 'The Impossible Dream' at KENNEDY CENTER HONORS
by TV News Desk - Dec 30, 2016

Cynthia Erivo turned to Facebook this week to share video of her moving performance of MAN OF LA MANCHA's 'The Impossible Dream' from this year's KENNEDY CENTER HONORS. (more...)

Who Sang It Best? BWW Looks Back on James Corden's 2016 Carpool Karaoke!
by TV News Desk - Dec 30, 2016

As 2016 comes to a close, BWW looks back on the memorable Carpool Karaoke videos featured on CBS's LATE LATE SHOW WITH JAMES CORDEN. (more...)

Nashville's Historic Chaffin's Barn Dinner Theatre Sold to New Owner
by Jeffrey Ellis - Dec 28, 2016

Chaffin's Barn Dinner Theatre - the nation's longest running and continually operating dinner theater - has been sold just as the company is nearing the completion of its 50th season of shows in Nashville. (more...)

Scoop: HOW TO GET AWAY WITH MURDER on ABC - Saturday, January 14, 2017
by - Dec 27, 2016

Get all the scoop on HOW TO GET AWAY WITH MURDER, airing on ABC on Saturday, January 14, 2017! (more...)

Scoop: SCANDAL on ABC - Saturday, January 14, 2017
by - Dec 27, 2016

Get all the scoop on SCANDAL, airing on ABC on Saturday, January 14, 2017! (more...)

Texture Announces 2016's Most-Covered Personalities
by BWW News Desk - Dec 22, 2016

(more...)

BWW Review: THE MESHUGANUTCRACKER! Turns the Gindi Auditorium Upside Down
by Don Grigware - Dec 22, 2016

Looking for a different kind of entertainment this holiday season? Well, The MeshugaNutcracker!  may very well be the answer. It's a conglomeration of music from Tchaikovsky's Nutcracker ballet and an original book that incorporates eight stories of Jewish culture, making them simultaneously fun and enriching. (more...)

FIRST LADY MICHELLE OBAMA SAYS FAREWELL TO THE WHITE HOUSE to Re-Broadcast 12/24
by TV News Desk - Dec 21, 2016

CBS and OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network together present the special First Lady MICHELLE OBAMA SAYS FAREWELL TO THE WHITE HOUSE – AN OPRAH WINFREY SPECIAL, to be rebroadcast Saturday, Dec. 24 (8:00-9:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. OWN will air the special on Wednesday, Dec. 21 (9:00-10:00 PM, ET/PT). (more...)

Fran Drescher Will Host The American Pops Orchestra's '75 YEARS OF BARBRA STREISAND' Concert
by BWW News Desk - Dec 21, 2016

Fran Drescher - the Emmy and Golden Globe-nominated actress and noted Barbra Streisand fan - will serve as celebrity host when Maestro Luke Frazier and The American Pops Orchestra present Don't Rain on My Parade: 75 Years of Barbra Streisand on Friday, January 13, 2017 at 8:00 PM. (more...)

Tony Winner Phylicia Rashad Named 2017 Women in the Arts Honoree at Steppenwolf Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Dec 21, 2016

Steppenwolf Theatre Company proudly announces stage director, singer and Tony Award-winning actress Phylicia Rashad as the 2017 honoree at the annual Steppenwolf Salutes Women in the Arts fundraising luncheon on Monday, February 6, 2017 at 12noon at Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel, 221 N Columbus Dr. Ms. Rashad joins Steppenwolf Artistic Director Anna D. Shapiro for a riveting conversation about her multifaceted career and her role as a leader in the field. (more...)

Oprah Winfrey's MICHELLE OBAMA Special on CBS Delivers Over 9 Million Viewers
by TV News Desk - Dec 20, 2016

First Lady MICHELLE OBAMA SAYS FAREWELL TO THE WHITE HOUSE: AN OPRAH WINFREY SPECIAL won its time period with 9.39 million viewers, according to Nielsen live plus same day ratings (more...)

  1  2  3  4  5  6  7 … 244   




Advertisement Advertisement Advertisement Advertisement Advertisement Advertisement Advertisement Advertisement